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The chair of the panel probing lane closures said Gov. Christie could be impeached if he knew of efforts to use the bridge for political purposes.
The mayor of Richmond, Calif., is pushing a novel use of eminent domain to prevent foreclosures. Financial firms are very, very unhappy.
Accenture has been chosen to replace CGI Federal as the lead contractor on the Obamacare enrollment website.
Veterans Affairs is under scrutiny for how it purchases and manages surgical implants, according to a federal report CNBC has obtained.
The Obama administration is replacing CGI Federal, its main IT contractor for the glitch-prone HealthCare.gov.
President Obama will nominate three officials to the Fed's board of governors, including former Bank of Israel governor Stanley Fischer as vice chair.
Barring new revelations, Wall Street believes the bridge scandal won't derail the governor's possible presidential run in 2106.
New York state officials plan to hold a public hearing later this month to discuss bitcoin licenses and other digital currency issues.
Job creation stumbled in December, with the U.S. economy adding 74,000 positions even as the Federal Reserve voted to take the first steps in eliminating its stimulus program.
Faced with high unemployment and stubbornly low inflation, the Fed should be ramping up, not scaling back, its stimulus, top Fed official Narayana Kocherlakota says.
Janet Yellen, set to take over as Fed chair, is "hopeful" that U.S. economic growth will accelerate in 2014 to reach 3 percent or more, according to a Time magazine interview.
Do you need to be rich to get elected to Congress? Or does getting elected to Congress make you rich? Whatever the cause and effect, Congress is now the land of millionaires.
A news conference drew mixed reviews, with many of his GOP colleagues hoping he could survive and his Democratic detractors poking holes in his story.
His presidential ambitions on the line, Gov. Chris Christie fires a top aide and apologizes for politically motivated lane closures on the George Washington Bridge that caused a traffic nightmare for days.
Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich told Larry Kudlow that he sees holes in Gov. Chris Christie's denial regarding the George Washington Bridge lane closures scandal.
Emails were uncovered showing a staffer in New Jersey's Christie office closed traffic lanes as retribution against a Fort Lee mayor. The NYT reports.
New York state's Conservative Party believes New York's medical marijuana plan is a "slippery slope."
The problem with the U.S. labor market isn't income inequality, it's opportunity inequality, Sen. Marco Rubio told CNBC on Thursday.
Chances for keeping insurance premiums down and getting lots more people enrolled in Obamacare are looking good, a new survey finds.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew finished his Europe tour in Portugal on Thursday, which looked set to launch a five-year bond.
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